Community Youth Center (CYC) looking for Assistance Coach for K-5 classes

 

Community Youth Center

Position: Assistant Wrestling Coach for K-5 classes

 

Background

  • Community Youth Center (CYC) is a not for profit organization in Concord, CA dedicated to improving the lives of youth. We offer ten sports plus an Academic Excellence Program.
  • The Wrestling program offers classes for age groups K-5, Middle School, and High School and is seeking a coach for the K-5 classes.

 

Position Expectations

  • Education: Knowledge of folkstyle, freestyle, and Greco wrestling styles. Experience coaching wrestling preferred.
  • Experience: Previous experience as a wrestler, coaching wrestling, and working with children preferred. High school and college wrestling experience a plus.
  • Position is year round 12-15 hours per week including some Saturdays.
  • Average work week will be between the hours of 3:30-7:30 pm Monday through Friday and some Saturdays. Scheduling is flexible and hours can vary.
  • Candidate must work effectively with others and must be comfortable in a room filled with active and diverse student athletes. Able to multi-task, help many students at once, and help manage the room.

 

Description of Duties

  • Manage and run wrestling classes for K-5 age group including teaching skills and setting and achieving group advancement goals.
  • Support the goals of the CYC Wrestling Program by promoting our program to potential students and their families and evaluate the program for continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Maintain attendance and skill advancement records for our promotion system.
  • Help keep wrestling facilities welcoming and tidy.
  • Attend wrestling staff meetings.
  • High energy, enthusiastic, flexible attitude for working in a very busy and sometimes chaotic environment of active middle and high school students. Able to work with several students at once or one-on-one when necessary. Child-centered and dedicated to helping students achieve their goals.
  • Help create an environment that fosters a student-centered learning environment.

 

Send resume to Head Wrestling Coach: mhalvorson@cycmail.org

Find out more about us on the web at communityyouthcenter.org